Cradles of Civilization - The Lunar/Solar Calendar

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Amanda Iliadis
by DrDavidNeiman
published on 25 March 2017
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The Babylonians developed a calendar based on the moon and sun cycles. The Lunar calendar was designed to work in conjunction with the solar cycle by adding leap months known an "intercalary" months.

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DrDavidNeiman, . (2017, March 25). Cradles of Civilization - The Lunar/Solar Calendar. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/video/1125/cradles-of-civilization---the-lunarsolar-calendar/

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DrDavidNeiman, . "Cradles of Civilization - The Lunar/Solar Calendar." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 25 Mar 2017. Web. 26 Nov 2021.

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